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Choosing a dentist is a big decision. You want an expert, someone who makes you feel comfortable during your cleaning or treatment, while at the same time using the latest technology.

Fortunately, River Rock Dental has the experts, technology, and care you’ve been searching for to make dental visits exceptional! We have private rooms, each with massage chairs and personal TVs. Free Wi-Fi is available along with nitrous oxide for those that may be anxious or need some help relaxing. We use the latest in dental technology including digital x-rays, intraoral camera, gentle anesthesia techniques, and the Solea Laser System, which allows us to perform many fillings without shots.

Our kind, knowledgeable team will make you feel comfortable from the minute you pick up the phone or walk in the door. Our dental hygienists have experience and use the latest techniques to promote your oral health. We listen to your concerns and your goals, use all the tools at our disposal, and work with you to create a plan to help you maintain a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile, both now and for the long term.

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Office Manager

Kay Parker

Kay grew up in Orem, Utah until she met her husband, Van. He made her an Idaho girl, going on 35 years, give or take a few. They raised 4 children in Roosevelt, Utah before moving to Kimberly/Twin Falls. Kay has been with River Rock Dental since the beginning. Before that she was Group Fitness Director at the YMCA. Kay continues to teach group fitness classes at Gold’s Gym, C.S.I. and on Zoom, which she loves! She also loves spending time with her 4 grandchildren: June, Jonas, Parker, and Oliver! When she is not at River Rock Dental working with her pals and favorite patients, she loves to be home with her BEST PAL, OZZY (mini Aussie dog), traveling with her other pal, Van, or just relaxing watching The Great British Baking Show!

She values a great smile and will help her utilize your insurance benefits to your advantage or help you figure out other options if you do not have insurance.

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Dental Hygienist

Shelly Parker

Shelly grew up in Burley and graduated from Burley High School. Right after high school, she met her husband and they celebrated their 20th anniversary in 2020. They have five beautiful kids and two fur babies. After being a stay at home mom for 15 years, she decided to pursue her dream in dental hygiene. She graduated from CSI Dental Hygiene Program in 2018 at the top of her class with a 4.0 GPA and was honored to receive the “Excellence in Dental Hygiene” award. She loves working in the dental field and is passionate about dental hygiene. She feels very blessed to be working with the amazing team at River Rock Dental.

Shelly loves spending time with her family, running, and being outdoors.

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Dental Assistant

Tesha Betty

Tesha was raised in Pocatello, ID, and graduated from Highland High School. She attended ISU Tech College and received her CDA in 2006. She is the mother of three and loves being a wife and a mom. When not working she is a taxi driver for her kids and all the sports they are involved in. She also enjoys reading (when she gets the chance), camping, four wheeling and spending time with the family.

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Dental Assistant

Kaylee Fay

Kaylee was born in Twin Falls, ID, and raised in the Magic Valley. She attended the College of Southern Idaho, graduating as a Dental Assistant with Expanded Functions in 2013.  Kaylee is passionate about her role as an assistant and is always looking for ways to improve and gain more knowledge.  Kaylee's favorite pastimes include watching "I Love Lucy," attending church, and raising her family.

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Dental Hygienist

Avere Lund

Avere grew up in Idaho Falls before moving to Twin Falls with her husband of five years.  She got her degree in dental hygiene from CSI in 2022 and enjoys educating others about their oral health.  She is excited to be a part of the River Rock Dental team! She enjoys spending time with family and likes to go hiking, camping, and golfing in her free time. 

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Dental Hygienist

Jill Kelsey

Jill was born and raised in Twin Falls. Her grandfather was a dentist and Jill's mom always encouraged her to pursue a profession in dental hygiene. Jill attended ISU and graduated from their dental hygiene program in 2001. She has never regretted her decision and has enjoyed serving patients for 22 years, 17 of which have been in the Magic Valley! Jill's favorite part about her job is getting to know and love her patients! She enjoys talking to them, listening to them, and helping them with their oral health. Gentle, yet thorough quality care is #1 in her book.  When not at work, Jill spends time with her husband, five children, friends, and extended family. She also loves music, exploring the outdoors, and kayaking under the Perrine Bridge. Jill is excited to be a part of the River Rock Dental team!

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Dental Hygienist

Jodi Bailey

Jodi grew up in Rupert, ID, and graduated from Minico High School, where she met Eric and they became high school sweethearts. They were married in 2001 and moved to Pocatello. Jodi graduated with a bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene from ISU in 2004 and she currently resides in Filer, ID. She and Eric have been blessed with five beautiful children!  Jodi enjoys camping, being outdoors, and traveling with her family.  When she is not working, she is generally running her kids to all of their activities and spending hours watching them do the things they love! also enjoys reading (when she gets the chance), camping, four wheeling and spending time with the family.

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Ensure you’ll have healthy teeth and gums throughout your life with quality dental cleaning and treatment services from River Rock Dental. Oral care is an important part of your overall health and can have an impact on your daily life. Trust us to ensure your teeth and gums will last for years. Call or text us today!